Sedation Options

Now Offering Nitrous Oxide

Nervous for the dentist

Nitrous oxide is a safe, non-invasive option for calming nerves before dental procedures. When you opt to undergo treatment with this gas, often called laughing gas, all you will need to do is breath in the colorless, gentle gas for a few minutes. Nitrous oxide will quickly help you feel calm, and it will wear off by the time your procedure is over. You will be able to drive yourself home after the procedure, and you’ll be able to resume normal activities right afterward.

Sedation For Surgical Procedures

If you are planning an oral surgery, our in-house oral surgeon will discuss more intensive sedation options with you. In addition to nitrous oxide, we also offer an oral sedative  prescribing a patient a or an intravenous (IV) drip.

We offer IV and oral sedation for the following procedures:

Ready to Begin?

Fountain Dental TeamIf you aren’t sure if sedation is right for you, we can help you decide. Call our Fountain office at 719-382-5500 or contact us online to request an appointment.